Office of the President and CEO

Dr. Charlie Chan, Interim President and CEO of University Health Network

Dr. Charlie Chan is the Interim President & CEO at University Health Network (UHN). Other leadership roles at UHN include Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President for Clinical Programs, Quality & Safety. He was appointed Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto (U of T) in 2005.

After receiving his M.D. and completing his Internal Medicine & Pulmonary Medicine training at U of T, Dr. Chan continued his clinical training at Yale University. He was also a Visiting Scholar at Yale University’s Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program.

Dr. Chan has served and chaired numerous national and international expert panels for respiratory condition treatment guidelines. Dr. Chan has also served as board members for several non-profit foundations including Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation (now The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation) and the Toronto General & Western Hospitals Foundation.

Dr. Brian Hodges, Executive Vice-President Education

Brian D. Hodges is Executive Vice President Education at the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. Dr. Hodges is Professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Education (OISE/UT) at the University of Toronto, the Richard and Elizabeth Currie Chair in Health Professions Education Research at the Wilson Centre for Research in Education and Executive Vice President Education at the University Health Network (Toronto General, Toronto Western Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab Hospitals). He leads the AMS Phoenix Project: A Call to Caring, an initiative to rebalance the technical and compassionate dimensions of healthcare.

Emma Pavlov, Executive Vice-President, Operations and Human Resources

Emma Pavlov is Executive Vice President, Operations and Human Resources at the Michener Institute of Education at University Health Network. Emma’s responsibilities include all aspects of strategic human resource management, organizational development, communications and culture. Emma has also been Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Development at the Michener Institute of Education at University Health Network since March, 1997.

Management Team

Donald Bartlett, Portfolio Manager, Office of Clinical Education

Peter Bridge, Chair, Medical Laboratory Sciences

Karen Chaiton, Business Operations

Fiona Cherryman, Senior Director, Academic Programs

Alice Chow, Director, Finance

Andrea Etherington, Strategic Projects and Planning

Catherine Gray, Chair, Graduate Imaging and Chiropody

Natasha Kuzmanov, Director, Human Resources

Catherine Ladhani, Chair, Radiation Therapy

Mandy Lowe, Senior Director, Clinical Education

Carolyn Menezes, Manager, International Department

Raymond Nielsen, Manager, Student Life, Student Success Network

Pinar (Spring) Peacock, Manager, Centre for Academic Quality

Wanda Peteanu, Director, Information Management

Sydney Redpath, Dean of Students and Senior Director, Academic Operations and Quality

Karyn Roscoe, Manager, Student Enrolment

Ann Russell, Senior Director, Learning, Innovation and Research

Mohammad Salhia, Director, Continuing Education

Maria Tassone, Senior Director, Collaborative and Transformative Learning

Rick Teasdale, Manager, Building Services

Jacqueline Waldorf, Director, Communications and Marketing

Debbie Warner, Manager, Continuing Education

Paul Watson, Director, Facilities

Susan Weltz, Chair, Diagnostic Imaging

Contact the Office of the President and CEO

Mailing Address:

222 St. Patrick Street

Toronto, ON M5T 1V4

General Enquiries:

Executive Assistant: Grace Ivo,, 416-596-3101 Ext. 3132